Not only will brittlebush
crowd out other species with its rapid growth, it also has allelopathic properties which means that, once established, chemicals in its leaves and roots prevent other plants from growing nearby.
After a FUN-filled day at the Resort, guests can enjoy world-class dining at one of ten dining venues, including deseo, the Resort's signature restaurant offering a Nuevo Latino Cuisine; Brittlebush
Bar & Grill, offering a new Gastro Pub menu with a Scottish influence; or Nellie Cashman's Monday Club Cafe, offering a breakfast buffet daily and "Bubbles & Brunch" on Sundays.
First-timers can't miss the Borrego Palm Canyon Trail, a 3-mile round-trip flowering with brittlebush
, desert lavender, and ocotillo.
In the low desert, Joshua Tree National Park and Anza-Borrego State Park are experiencing abundant wildflowers, including beautiful displays of white desert lily and lavender sand verbena, purple chia, lavender lupine and brittlebush
The wildflowers' color-palette includes orange California Poppies, deep blue Arroyo Lupine, yellow Brittlebush
, and crimson-to-purple Owl's Clover, among many others," Wagner said.
Coming down County Highway S22, the normally scrubby slopes glow yellow with blooming brittlebush
Participating outlets include Nellie Cashman's Monday Club Cafe, Brittlebush
Bar and Grill, J Swillings Poolside Grill, Coffee Flats and Snowbowl, The Rim Lobby Lounge, and Waltz and Weiser the Saloon.
html or 602/495-0222) provide miles of trails and spring-blooming brittlebush